Forest360 - Case Studies - George Vickers

Location: Hunterville, Manawatu-Whanganui District, New Zealand

Date: 2018

Terrain: Easy to medium – ground base

– Ground base operation
– 5 skid sites

“They took me through all the options on how we could sell and approach things which worked out well for you.


  • Block Size: 16Ha
  • Sheep and beef farmer (Angus and Romney)
  • Referred by pruning provider Gareth Hagan
  • 1st block 3Ha, second block 13Ha


  • Achieved a better net return than estimated
  • Blocks processed separately due to wet weather challenges
  • Kept in the loop throughout and clear communication

“They were a great crowd to work with. I’d recommend them to anyone.”

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